Meyler's Side Effects of Endocrine and Metabolic Drugs


  • Jeffrey K. Aronson, MA DPhil MBChB FRCP FBPharmacolS FFPM(Hon), Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Elsevier now offers a series of derivative works based on the acclaimed Meylers Side Effect of Drugs, 15th Edition. These individual volumes are grouped by specialty to benefit the practicing physician or health care clinician.

Endocrine and metabolic diseases are common, includes diseases such as diabetes, thyroid disease, and obesity. Endocrinologists, including diabetes professionals, internal medicine and primary care practitioners, obstetricians and gynecologists, and others will find this book useful when treating endocrine or metabolic diseases.

The material is drawn from the 15th edition of the internationally renowned encyclopedia, Meyler’s Side Effects of Drugs, and the latest volumes in the companion series, Side Effects of Drugs Annuals. Drug names have usually been designated by their recommended or proposed International Non-proprietary Names (rINN or pINN); when those are not available, clinical names have been used. In some cases, brand names have been used.

This volume is critical for any health professional involved in the administration of endocrine and metabolics mediations.

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Endocrinologists, internal medicine and primary care practitioners, bariatric physicians, diabetic professionals, and OB/GYNs


Book information

  • Published: January 2009
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-53271-8

Table of Contents


Corticosteroids and Related Drugs


Sex Hormones and Related Drugs

Iodine and Drugs that Affect Thyroid Function

Insulins and Other Hypoglycemic Drugs

Other Hormones and Related Drugs

Lipid - Regulating Drugs

Endocrine and Metabolic Adverse Effects of Non-Hormonal and Non-Metabolic Drugs

Index of Drug Names